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The 19th Annual Dancing for Diabetes Show

Tickets NOW ON SALE for The 19th Annual Dancing for Diabetes Show at the Bob Carr Theater

(Orlando, Florida) – Dancing for Diabetes is an annual showcase of Central Florida dancers that has raised nearly half a million dollars for Type 1 Diabetes research.  The 19th Annual Dancing for Diabetes Show will be held on Saturday, November 9th at the Bob Carr Theater in Orlando, Florida. Tickets for the show range from $15 to $35 each and may be purchased online at www.drphillipscenter.org.

 

Dancing for Diabetes is a nonprofit organization based in Central Florida with a mission to spread awareness through the art of dance about Type 1 Diabetes, to raise funds to find a cure and to inspire those with Type 1 Diabetes to live healthy and active lives.

 

“The energy behind the show is awareness of Type 1 Diabetes, but the show itself is 100% entertainment – It’s hundreds of dancers doing what they love to do in support of the cause.”   says founder Elizabeth Forrest

 

There are three primary types of Diabetes (Type 1, Type 2 and Gestational). The Orlando nonprofit Dancing for Diabetes focuses on Type 1 Diabetes which impacts approximately 1.25 million American children and adults.  Type 1 Diabetes was once known as juvenile diabetes or insulin-dependent diabetes. It is a chronic condition in which the pancreas produces little or no insulin. To learn more about Dancing for Diabetes and its programs visit www.dancingfordiabetes.org.

 

Contact:  Elizabeth Forrest – 407-474-4686 – elizabeth@dancing4diabetes.com

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